Simeone believes the English league is the best in world after seeing two English teams make it to the final.
Chelsea saw off Atletico Madrid on their way to the final before thrashing out Real Madrid to finally advance into the finals.
While Manchester City triumphed over Paris Saint German to make it into the finals.
Ahead of the game, Diego Simeone has hailed both sides on their efforts to prove their league to be the best amongst all.
“Chelsea and City show how good English football looks right now. In the second game [Atletico vs Chelsea], they were better, they won well.
And the truth is it makes us happy that the team that got to the final is the one that knocked us out.
“I like how Chelsea play, it will be a great game with City because City have a great team.